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Cheraw man arrested after child sex photos found on computer, investigators say

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COLUMBIA, SC (WBTV) -

A Chesterfield Co. man was arrested earlier this week after investigators say they found sexually explicit photos of minors on his computer.

George Walter Krauss, 74, of Cheraw, on three counts involving the sexual exploitation of a minor, according to a news release from the SC Attorney General's Office. 

The Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office, along with the Attorney General's Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force and the U.S. Postal Service, made the arrest on February 15, 2013.
 
On February 13, files depicting minors engaged in sexual activity were located on a computer in Krauss's home in Cheraw.  Krauss is charged with three counts of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor, third degree.
 
The case will be prosecuted by the Attorney General's Office.
 
Attorney General Wilson stressed all defendants are presumed innocent unless and until they are proven guilty in a court of law.

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